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Planned Parenthood of Greater Texas Family Planning and Preventative Health Services, Inc. v. Texas Health & Human Services

Planned Parenthood of Greater Texas Family Planning and Preventative Health Services, Inc. v. Texas Health & Human Services Commission

Challenge in state court to Texas rule prohibiting Planned Parenthood affiliates and other entities affiliated with abortion providers from participating in Texas’ Medicaid Women’s Health Program. In November 2012, a state court judge granted Planned Parenthood's request for a preliminary injunction. Current Status: In December 2012, the Court of Appeals of Texas reversed that order. (See the rule here. See the court order here.)